Celiac Disease Foundation Twin Cities Chapter
Support group Mpls./St. Paul
Presents: Celebrate Celiac!!
Celiac Disease Awareness Month of May kickoff on April 27, 2013
Please join us for this exciting event! All ages are welcome! Invite friends and family!
Sat. April 27, 2013 2:00-5:00 p.m.
Special Guest! We are honored to host Dr. Joseph Murray from the Mayo Clinic in Rochester, MN who serves on the CDF Medical Advisory Board.
From the CDF: The CDF Medical Advisory Board brings together internationally renowned and diverse experts in celiac disease, non-celiac gluten sensitivity, and dermatitis herpetiformis. These researchers and clinicians advance scientific knowledge by conducting and evaluating peer-reviewed research. Because of this expert advisement, CDF is able to provide individuals, medical professionals, and industry partners with trusted, evidence-based information and practices.
From the Mayo website: Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minn., ranks No. 1 for digestive disorders in the U.S. News & World Report Best Hospitals rankings.
Dr. Murray’s Presentation Unlimited Lazer Tag Bowling $5 Game Card GF Snacks Silent Auction Mingling
Fundraiser for Celiac Disease awareness, education, and support, including our 3rd annual gluten free/allergy free camp!
Entire event, including all activities, donation: $25/person Celiacs know how to have fun too!!
Location Sponsor: Brunswick Zone XL Eden Prairie Banquet Room 12200 Singletree Lane; Eden Prairie, MN 55344 952-941-0445
The Banquet room is located in the Pub area. Sign in with us there.
**Limited Space Available, register today! www.CDFTwincities@ymail
Special thanks to our CDF Medical Board Advisor, Dr. Murray’s, gratis presentation. Lanes and Lazer unlimited open play begins at 3:30
The 3rd Tuesday of every month
Meeting March 19,2013
Location: Lakewinds Minnetonka; 6:30-8:00
We have the opportunity to do store tours and share shopping experiences.
Location for April,May,June:
7711 Kerber Blvd.
Chanhassen, MN 55317
6:30 p.m. - Meeting begins
7:30 p.m. - Meeting ends/Snacks/Socialize
8:00 p.m. - Doors Close
The Celiac Disease Foundation Twin Cities Chapter is a support group serving Minneapolis/St.Paul, Minnesota and surrounding areas! CDFTC offers support, education and awareness for those affected by Celiac Disease and gluten intolerance. We offer a place for physicians to send their patients for support, up to date and accurate information. We share our experiences with restaurants,grocery stores, food, schools, physicians and clinics. We discuss the questions and concerns relating to the gluten-free lifestyle of those who are present.
We are committed to staying up to date, thanks to our incredible medical advisory board with the Celiac Disease Foundation. We are grateful for their education and updates!
Occasional guest speakers present on topics such as nutrition, medical updates, and gluten-free food preparation.
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Celiac Disease Foundation Twin Cities Chapter Our meetings are open to the public at no cost, donations accepted
Become a member of CDF Natl with affiliation to the Twin Cities chapter! To request membership information please send email to: CDFTwinCities@ymail.com
"I feel full" "I'm tired" "Mommy, my tummy hurts"
What is Celiac? Celiac Disease Foundation: www.Celiac.org
Symptoms: The common symptoms of Celiac Disease areabdominal pain, diarrhea, anemia, fatigue,possible weight loss, small stature,migraines, skin rash/blisters. Celiac Disease can manifest itself with other symptoms or none at all.
Celiac affects 1%!
Celiac Disease is a multi-system autoimmune disease affecting children and adults. It is one of the most common,most undiagnosed genetic conditions in the world. Celiac is activated by eating gluten proteins found in wheat, oats, barley and rye. Symptoms may vary and are not always gastrointestinal.
Related conditions: Type 1 Diabetes, Chronic Fatigue Syndrome, Fibromyalgia, IBS,Eczema, Sjogren's Syndrome, Peripheral Neuropathy, Thyroid Disease, Dermatitis Herpetiformis(DH), Osteoporosis, Migraines, Infertility, to name a few.
CDF welcomes your family and those who support you!
Thank you to our Suppport!
Special thanks support Sponsors 2013!
Brunswick Zone XL Eden Prairie
Beyond the Grain
Green Creations/Marlo Conquist